Information About

Gull Point

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 23' 16" N,
152 ° 36' 20" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Uses

Gull Point in Detail.

About

on S shore of Ugak Bay, on E coast of Kodiak I.; Kodiak I.

History

name recorded in 1805 as "Gulls Point" by Lisianski (1814, map facing p. 169). published the name "M(ys) Chaichey," meaning "seagull cape," for this feature; Captain Tevenkov (1852, map 23) called it "M(ys) Govorushichiy" meaning "Kittiwake (gull) Cape." says "Chikie" is the Russian word for the Burgomaster gull (Larus glaucus).